Daniel R. Denton
Mr. Denton is a SuccessfulVerdicts Gold Member & Has Successfully Recovered Over $1 Million in Compensation for His Clients.
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Attorney Daniel R. Denton

Lowcountry Injury Law

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Biographical Information
Attorney D. Nathan Hughey

About the Attorney:

In his Personal Injury practice, Dan Denton has litigated a wide variety of cases including matters involving Products Liability, Car Accident / Motor Vehicles, Slip & Falls, Workers Comp, Wrongful Death, Medical Negligence and §1983 civil rights violations.

He has litigated cases under the South Carolina Tort Claims Act and the Federal Tort Claim Claims Act, and he has handled appeals to the South Carolina Supreme Court, South Carolina Court of Appeals, and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.


  • University of South Carolina School of Law (J.D., 1974)
  • University of Kentucky (B.A., 1971)

Legal Experience:

  • Lowcountry Injury Law — Daniel R. Denton, PC, Beaufort, SC (1980-Present)
  • Partner of Fuge & Denton, Beaufort, SC (1977-80)

Professional Affiliations:

  • S.C. Bar Association, Member of Sections of Trial and Appellate Advocacy, and Torts & Insurance
  • Beaufort County Bar Association (Meeting/Program Director for 2 years)
  • South Carolina Association for Justice (f/n/a S.C. Trial Lawyers Association)
  • Admitted to all Courts of South Carolina, Federal District Court, and Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Member, National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers


  • Life Member, Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum / The Top Trial Lawyers of America
  • BV® Distinguished Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the "Very High" (4.4 of 5) Peer Review Rating
  • Avvo Lawyer Rating: Excellent
  • Top Lawyer, Hilton Head Monthly Magazine - The Lowcountry's Top Legal Minds, 2014.


  • Daniel R. Denton, The Law of Slip & Fall in South Carolina, SC Bar-CLE, 2014.
  • Admissibility of Possible Future Damages and Anxiety Over Possible Future Medical Condition or Treatment - SC Lawyer, Sept. 2011
  • Over a dozen articles written by Mr. Denton are published on Avvo.com, the world's largest online legal directory. Click Here to view articles.

Organizations and Public Service:

  • Founding Member and Past President, Beaufort Kiwanis Club
  • Past Member, Beaufort County School Board
  • Past Member, Beaufort Architectural Review Board
  • Past Member, Beaufort Zoning Board of Adjustments
  • Past Member, Exchange Club
  • Past President, Full Gospel Business Mens Fellowship Int'l, Beaufort Chapter
  • Past President, Newpoint Community Association

Business Information

Lowcountry Injury Law is an accident and injury law firm that only handles serious injury and wrongful death cases. With offices in Beaufort and South Carolina, their attorneys, Daniel Denton, David Berry and Patrick Carr, have many years of experience and a long record of high-dollar verdicts and settlements for their clients.

More information available at: http://lowcountrylaw.com/


(843) 524-9445



1917 Lovejoy Street
Beaufort, SC 29902 US
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Practice Areas

Personal Injury; Wrongful Death; Auto Accidents; Truck Accidents; Work Accidents; Premises Liability; Medical Malpractice; Products Liability; Drug Injuries; Bad Faith Insurance; Dram Shop Law; Nursing Home Abuse

Law School

University of South Carolina School of Law
Graduated 1994


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